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meter-kilogram-second-ampere

[mee-ter-kil-uh-gram-sek-uh nd-am-peer, -am-peer] /ˈmi tərˈkɪl əˌgræmˈsɛk əndˈæm pɪər, -æmˈpɪər/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the system of units in which the meter, kilogram, second, and ampere are the principal units of length, mass, time, and electric current.
Abbreviation: mksa, MKSA.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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